Author: Tobias Winnerling

How Books circulate

Thomas Gale’s non-Britain printed titles in an English auction catalogue Friday n° 32, May…

Three Generations of Book Sales

Snippet from the auction catalogue of Henrik Albert Schultens (1794) Friday n° 31, May 16th, 201…

Speaking of bygone scholars

Friday n° 31, May 5th, 2019 Today, ladies and gentleman, I will be speaking about speaking a…

A Ghost Network

Snippet from Adriaan Reland’s correspondence circles Sunday, May 5th, for Friday n° 30 …

Ghost Edges and References

Snippet from the Acta Eruditorum, June 1711 issue, p. 269. Friday n° 29, April 25th, 2019 If…

For Knowledge and Country II

Richard A. Davenport: A dictionary of biography : comprising the most eminent characters of all age…

Non-transitive reference patterns

Eusèbe Renaudot (ed., transl.): Anciennes relations des Indes et de la Chine, de deux voyageurs m…

Where is America?

Saturday, February 15th, 2019, for Friday no. 19 Seven years ago now Caroline Winterer asked…

A Palmyra-shaped Dutch blind spot?

A short network animation of all references to Johannes Braun, Thomas Gale, Adrien Reland and Eusèb…

Proof of Concept

Monday, January 28th, 2019, for Friday No. 17, January 25th, 2019 Apologies first: This post…

Questions unsolved

Time tracking sample, 26 November 2018 Saturday, January 12th, 2019 (for Friday No. 15) I am bit…

Institutions vs. Forgetting

Friday No. 12, January 4th, 2019 (a real Friday post once again) Individuals… So far I have m…

What’s a pupil worth?

Saturday, for Friday No.10, December 15th, 2018 (Holidays are coming and everything is getting comp…

Second-hand Science

Mears, William, Auction Catalogue (title page snippet) (1723)           Fr…